Mayor felicitates Safai Sewaks for exemplary service
The Voice of Chandigarh News | Photos By T S Bedi
Davesh Moudgil, Mayor of Chandigarh felicitated 10 Safai Sewaks of the Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh for their exemplary services at the special outreach & awareness campaign on Swachh Bharat- Swachh Survekshan 2018 organized by Directorate of Field Publicity, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India in coordination with Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh at Community Centre, Sector 15, Chandigarh.
While addressing the gathering, the Mayor said that citizen participation in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was important for the success of this mission and to make it a ‘Jan Andolan’. He said there is a need to run this awareness campaign as a force multiplier to bring the ‘City Beautiful’ at the top in the ranking of Swachh Sarvekshan-2018.
He urged the Chandigarh citizens to download ‘Swachhata App’ of Government of India to address their grievances within 24-hours regarding any issues related to cleanliness. He was hopeful that with people’s participation in providing feed-back through the application, the city can achieve the top slot in the country.
The Mayor further said besides more such awareness campaigns there is also need to change our behaviour and mindset towards cleanliness. He ensured full support of Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh to Directorate of Field Publicity, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India for organizing such campaigns across the city. He also administered ‘Swachhta Hi Sewa Pledge’ to the audience.